Marquette Wire

Bison in for afternoon battle

David Peltz

October 13, 2009

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For the first time under coach Louis Bennett, the Marquette men’s soccer team has the possibility of making it to the Big East Tournament. Currently, the team sits sixth in the Big East Blue Division standings and needs onl...

Notre Dame drops men’s soccer team, 2-0

Andrei Greska

October 7, 2009

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It was a tale of two halves at Valley Fields as the Marquette men's soccer team fell 2-0 to Notre Dame. After an even first half, Notre Dame scored two quick goals to take control of the game and down Marquette. The loss was...

Golden Eagles lose control, fall against West Virginia

David Peltz

October 6, 2009

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The Marquette’s men’s soccer team failed to capitalize on its recent form of play, falling to Big East Blue Division rival West Virginia 1-0 on Saturday at Valley Fields. The Mountaineers extended their undefeated r...

Men’s soccer falls 1-0 to West Virginia

David Peltz

October 3, 2009

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The Marquette men’s soccer team suffered a frustrating 1-0 loss to West Virginia Saturday night at Valley Fields. The Golden Eagles created few chances in the game and earned three yellow cards, two of which went to midfielder...

90 minutes: When practice makes intensity

David Peltz

October 1, 2009

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In 2002, NBA star Allen Iverson opened a famous rant about practice during an interview in which he said, “I mean listen, we're sitting here talking about practice, not a game, not a game, not a game, but we're talking about practice. Not the game that I go out there an...

WVU comes to Valley Fields to face men’s soccer

Tim Kraft

October 1, 2009

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Without even playing each other or seeing footage, the Marquette and West Virginia men’s soccer teams should have a pretty good idea of how their match will play out this weekend. Four games into Big East conference play,...

Improving against the elite

David Peltz

September 29, 2009

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Aside from the score and the color of their jerseys, the difference between Marquette and Louisville’s men’s soccer teams was not so black and white Sunday afternoon. The Golden Eagles rallied back from two goals down to draw...

SCHMIDT: Unearthing player quirks and superstitions

Erik Schmidt

September 24, 2009

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Athletes are a strange bunch. Their off-the-field antics include converting their last names into Spanish numerals, tattooing their business line’s logo onto their bald heads and operating the least friendly doggy daycare cen...

Men’s soccer looks to rebound from DePaul loss

Tim Kraft

September 24, 2009

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The Marquette men’s soccer team has gotten off to another tough start in the Big East conference. A loss to DePaul and a draw against South Florida were not ideal results for the Golden Eagles last weekend, but the attitude ...

Freshman comes back from injury with eye for goal

David Peltz

September 22, 2009

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For many athletes, recovering from injury can be a difficult journey. Many fail to return to their original skill level, but for some, they come back and prove their athleticism. The latter proved to be the case for freshman Adam...

Men’s soccer takes USF to draw

robert.shimp@marquette.edu

September 20, 2009

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The Marquette men’s soccer team opened Big East play in Tampa, Florida against the South Florida Bulls in dramatic fashion on Friday night, securing a point with a 1-1 draw. Marquette came into the game on a three-game slide,...

Bennett believes team is better than recent showings

David Peltz

September 17, 2009

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  Last weekend, Marquette’s men’s soccer team had a total of 33 shots and 26 corner kicks over the span of two games. When the team played against Buffalo, Marquette earned 13 corners in the second half alone. But e...